Archives: middle school

Global Girl 2014: How do we thrive–not just survive?

Orchard House School honors its 16-year commitment to serve as a resource to the community with Global Girl 2014: Thriving in the Age of Contradiction, a symposium exploring how to reconcile what society demands of us with with what we need as human beings.

Off the Clock: It gets better(ish)

Like Whitney Kropp, the 16-year-old nominated as a joke to homecoming court by some classmates, I also had a bully. He was small, he was mean, and he made me use an encyclopedia.